Taught course

Medical Ultrasound Programme

Sheffield Hallam University · Faculty Health and Wellbeing

Entry requirements

This course is open to health professionals using ultrasound in diagnosis. It is an in-service course and you must be employed in a clinical setting or have written agreement for appropriately supervised clinical placement. We are not responsible for finding clinical placements for students. We consider each candidate individually according to their ability to meet the demands of the programme. Normal entry requirements are one of the following • a pass degree in radiography or equivalent professional qualification • Diploma of the College of Radiographers (DCR) or equivalent professional qualification and proven ability to cope with the academic demands of postgraduate study We normally expect you to be state registered or have evidence of relevant academic and clinical expertise. You must also declare • any disciplinary proceedings taken by earlier employers or educational establishments • any investigation relevant to you under the Children Act 1989 or other associated legislation

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Study ultrasound on a validated course with a long established tradition for excellence. You develop the ultrasound scanning skills required in a range of roles including allied health professionals, midwives, nurses, GPs and medics.

Key points
• Study on a professionally accredited course.
• Develop your skills in ultrasound scanning and enhance your career prospects.
• Learn in an ultrasound teaching suite that replicates the work environment.
• Build your knowledge of ultrasound as you work allowing you to link theory to practice.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.

Qualification and course duration


part time
12-24 months months

Course contact details

Health and Wellbeing
+44 (0)114 225 5555